As a popular Mediterranean destination, Mallorca offers endless options for families looking to travel with children. From thrilling water parks and interactive zoos to adventure parks set among stunning natural scenery, there are so many things to do in Mallorca with kids of all ages. If you check out these popular family attractions and plan your visit your children will never be bored and will be begging to come back next year.
Katmandu Park (Magaluf)
This is Mallorca’s top rated theme park which combines thrilling rides with interactive experiences. It is divided into different zones with their own attractions such as the House of Katmandu with its optical illusions and interactive exhibits and The Asylum which is a haunted house with live actors and special effects. There’s also a waterpark called Splash Park with water slides, a lazy river and a splash pad for younger children. Expedition Golf is another popular family attraction which consists of two 18-hole mini-golf courses.
Aqualand (El Arenal)
As the largest waterpark on the island, Aqualand is packed with slides and attractions. Families with teens will love daredevil rides like the Kamikaze slide while kids can safely play in areas like Mini Park. The lazy river and wave pool offer more relaxing fun.
Western Water Park (Magaluf)
Step into the Wild West at Western Water Park, where you can experience the excitement of the Old West combined with thrilling water rides. Enjoy slides with names like The Beast and The Tijuana Twins, relax in the wave pool, or watch live shows featuring cowboys and stuntmen.
This waterpark in northern Mallorca caters well to families with its extensive children’s area, wave pool and range of slides. Two-seater tubes make rides like Splash and the Black Hole perfect for small kids.
Palma Aquarium (Palma de Mallorca)
For a fantastic place to introduce your kids to marine life, take a day trip to Palma de Mallorca and visit the island’s most impressive aquarium. It features over 700 species of aquatic species, including sharks, rays and colourful fish. The highlight for many visitors is the massive glass tunnel that takes you through a simulated ocean environment, providing an up-close view of the underwater world.
Marineland (Costa d’en Blanes)
This marine and animal park lets kids learn through dolphin, sea lion and bird shows. Other highlights include the tropical aquarium, penguin habitat, reptile exhibits and touching pools. For an extra special experience at Marineland, kids can swim with dolphins.
Dinosaurland (Porto Cristo)
At this dinosaur-themed park, kids can get up close to life-size T-Rex models, take virtual reality trips back to prehistoric times and play dino-themed mini golf. Budding paleontologists can try excavating fossils. You can combine a visit with a trip to the nearby Caves of Hams.
Jungle Parc (Santa Ponsa)
This family attraction near Santa Ponsa is a tree-top adventure park which offers thrilling zip lines, rope courses and bridges. Different circuits cater for different age groups and abilities making it a great option for a family day out. Highlights for kids include the tarzan swings, Tibetan bridges, and nets tunnels.
Golf Fantasia (Palma Nova)
Kids will enjoy putting through this creative three-course mini golf circuit featuring pirate ships, medieval castles, western towns and waterfalls. It’s perfect for younger kids.
Mallorca with Kids at Karting Magaluf
If you’re a fan of go-karting, head to Karting Magaluf for some high-speed racing action. With a variety of tracks for different skill levels, you can challenge your friends and family to a thrilling race and see who comes out on top.
Visit the Caves of Drach
The Caves of Drach (Cuevas del Drach) are a fascinating natural wonder located on the eastern coast of Mallorca. Guided tours take you through a series of stunning underground chambers, including one of the largest subterranean lakes in the world, Lake Martel. The highlight is a classical music concert performed on boats as they glide across the lake, creating a magical atmosphere for all ages to enjoy.
Take a Ride on the Sóller Railway
For a unique family adventure, hop aboard the historic Sóller Railway, which runs from Palma to the picturesque town of Sóller. Kids will love the vintage train, and the journey through the stunning Tramuntana Mountains is breathtaking. Once in Sóller, you can wander around the town or take a tram to the nearby port before returning to Palma.